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Congratulations to Bobby Jones of Goodman Concrete Co.

Somero Enterprises® is pleased to announce the winner of the IPad Mini for participating in our recent Website Survey. Congratulations to Bobby Jones of Goodman Concrete Co. in Kinston, North Carolina. Thank you to all that participated and providing Somero with valuable feedback on our website functionality.


The American Concrete Institute honors the founder of Somero Enterprises, Inc.®

The American Concrete Institute honors the founder of Somero Enterprises, Inc.® “The single most valuable addition to the concrete flatwork contractor’s equipment fleet over the past 25 years has been the Somero Laser Screed”. Bill Palmer, Editor in Chief, Concrete Construction Magazine, April 2, 2014 Nothing since then has had such an amazing impact on […]


Somero Enterprises Promotes New Vice President of International Sales

Somero Enterprises® is pleased to announce the promotion of Lance Holbrook to Vice President of International Sales. Lance has over 20 years of experience in the concrete construction industry in both sales and management roles. “Lance has been with Somero for over 13 years and has eagerly accepted every challenge and has excelled in each […]


Chaney Enterprises Promotes Somero’s S-840

Chaney Enterprises puts Somero Enterprises® S-840 to the test in constructing Founders Building Parking Lot in Gambrills, MD. In a recent article, Chaney Enterprises tells how the S-840 was used, “The placement was done with a Somero S-840 ride-on laser screed. This dramatically decreased construction time. The finishing was quick and simple. After screeding, all […]


Somero® Opens Sales and Service Office in New Delhi, India

Somero Enterprises, manufacturer of the patented Laser Screed® concrete leveling machine, is pleased to announce the opening of Somero India Private Limited in New Delhi, India. The new sales office is part of Somero’s continued geographic expansion initiative to increase its presence in key growth markets of India and to support the country’s global growth […]


Allen Concrete buys Somero S-840 Laser Screed

Congratulations to Allen Concrete & Masonry of Naples, FL on their recent purchase of a Somero S-840 Laser Screed AND… Somero’s newest and most advanced 3D Profiler System for concrete paving applications. They are the first to own either product in Florida! Here is a video of Rick VanDyne / Allen Concrete operating the new […]


Somero SXP-D Laser Screed Jerky Boom Fix

Need to know how to troubleshoot a jerky boom problem on your Somero SXP-D Laser Screed machine? The adjustments/checks that can be done to troubleshoot a jerky boom are below, in order of highest to lowest priority. After trying this if you are still having problems, give the Somero Customer Support team a call and […]


S-840 Laser Screed wins MIP Award at World of Concrete

The Somero Team has done it again! The S-840 Laser Screed® has won the Most Innovative Product award for 2012 as the Experts’ Choice in the Concrete Construction Equipment Category! Here is an excerpt from the Press Release explaining the award: “Held annually at World of Concrete, the MIP Award Program showcases many of the […]


Concrete Slab Thickness

Need to know the maximum slab thickness that can be screeded with an SXP/S-240/SXP-D? Assume a typical slab on grade application. The maximum thickness is 15″, although we’ve heard of some customers doing more than this. Somero does have 6″ leg extensions currently available for the S-240 and the SXP. The SXP-D hasn’t been designed […]